Study In Canada

Area and population

Canada is located in North America which has approximately 10 provinces and 3 territories. The capital of Canada is Ottawa and its population uses French and English language. It has world's second-largest area of around 9.98 million square kilometers,and shares its border with the United States.

Canada is world’s most diverse country with a population of about 35 million as per December 2012 records. It is also considered as world’s largest advanced economy.

Why Study in Canada?

This country offers world’s high class qualifications and they are valued around the world. Due to its affordable education it attracts many students each year. Outstanding location, multicultural community and lively surrounding make it one of the best places to study and work. The window for wide range of opportunities in innovation and research helps students to expand their horizons in their chosen field.

List of top ten universities where our students are enrolled:

S No. Name of University Location
1. University of Toronto Toronto
2. University of British Columbia Vancouver
3. University of Alberta Edmonton
4. Simon Fraser university Burnabay
5. University of Waterloo Waterloo
6. McGill University Montreal
7. University of Calgary Calgary
8. York University Toronto
9. Queen’s University Kingston
10. University of Victoria Victoria

Education System

In Canada education system encompasses both private and public funded universities and colleges. The academic year generally starts from September followed by June but there are some universities which provide admission in January intake as well. These criteria helps student to plan accordingly and apply in their respective Universities. Canadian Universities accept the following certifications like TOEFL, IELTS, PTE and CAEL. Students are advised to score exceptionally well in order to get through Canadian university.

Following are the duration Degrees:
Bachelors Degree - 4 Years
Masters Degree - 2 Years
Doctorate Degree – 3 to 5 Years

Canadian education is not costless, however; international students have ample amount of prospects to sustain themselves. Estimated cost of tuition fee varies between 9,000 CAD to 24,000 CAD per year. Similarly, tentative living cost ranges between 8,000 to 10,000 CAD per year. The estimated cost fluctuates each year and depends upon university to university.
For details regarding tuition fee and cost, please contact your Shiksha counselor at Shiksha Overseas.

Work Opportunities

International students can work off campus for about 20 hours a week while attending the university and full time during study breaks. Graduate Assistantships are other option which attracts students to earn respective amount which helps to cover their miscellaneous expenditure.

Few top most SPP colleges in Canada among the above mentioned list:

S No. Name of Colleges
1. Algonquin College
2. Bow Valley College
3. Cambrian College of Applied Arts & Technology
4. Camosun College
5. Centennial College of Applied Arts & Technology
6. College of New Caledonia
7. College of Rockies
8. Columbia College
9. Conestoga College
10. Confederation College of Applied Art & Technology